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February 2020 Newsletter – SEACAA

Southeastern Association of Community Action Agencies

Spotlight on Community Action – February 2020
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Hug someone you love today....

The NBA world mourns the death of Kobe Bryant.

Kobe's Bryant's Final Interview

2020 SEACAA Annual Conference

2020 SEACAA Conference, November 3-6 in Biloxi, MS

Call for ProposalsSponsors, Advertisers & Exhibitors

News to Go

The Non-Profit Leadership Expedition
Presented by the North Carolina Community Action Association
March 25-27 in Wrightsville Beach, NC – more information

Addressing the Social Determinants of Health, NursingCenter Blog

How 17 Outsize Portraits Rattled a Small Southern Town, The New York Times
Newnan, Ga., decided to use art to help the community celebrate diversity and embrace change. Not everyone was ready for what they saw.

3 Ways Emotionally Intelligent Leaders Set Great Goals, Inc.

Words to Live By

“Nine Tenths of Wisdom is Being Wise in Time” – Theodore Roosevelt, Steve Agyei

Regional & National News

SEACAA’s web-based e-learning platforms
Executive Leadership Certification for Executive/Deputy Director, HR, Finance Professional

Certified Community Action Management Program (CCAMP Certification Training)

Former Head Start Graduate to Speak at NCCAA Annual Conference
Dr. Calvin E. Moore, Jr., new Regional Program Manager for Region IV Head Start, will provide remarks at NCCAA's 20/20 Vision Annual Conference.  Dr. Moore is a Head Start graduate and has long been a vocal advocate and example of the program’s success.

Other items

  • 2020 Census Timeline: The Rollout
  • Annual Update of HHS Poverty Guidelines
  • 2020 Annual Conference, NCAF, March 17-20
Spot On

Study: Higher Poverty Tied to Increased Youth Suicide Risk, US News & World Report

Agency Happenings

Metro Action Advocates for $10,000 donation from Piedmont to Support Nashville’s Homeless

Senior Citizens Get Their Center Back Thanks to KCEOC

Alamance County CA #1 User in NCCare360 Delivery

KCEOC Community Action Partnership Opens Youth Crisis Center and Helps Homeless Youth

Did You Know?

A Soup called Roberto is causing a social media stir, The New Yorker

It is much easier than you think to make a difference - with a Give Back Box, GiveBackBox
Easy way to donate clothing and household goods

These 19 things were created by women, Pocket Worthy

Take the Valentine's Day Quiz!, NationalToday.com


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